School: North Carolina State University
Sport Played: Basketball

Three major factors led Thomas de Thaey's now infamous Twitter blast--his lack of playing time under Coach Mark Gottfried, his need to take care of his sick father (who lived in Belgium), and his desire to start his basketball career overseas. So after NC State's loss to Wake Forest last year, de Thaey, never known to mince words, offered some choice words for his soon-to-be ex coach. The truth will set your free--literally.